Linked by David Adams on Tue 22nd Jun 2010 16:14 UTC, submitted by sjvn
Privacy, Security, Encryption A Computerworld editorial takes note of some interesting changes Dell made to the Linux page we linked to last week. They watered down some of their pro-Linux claims, but not as far as you might think.
Permalink for comment 431151
To read all comments associated with this story, please click here.
RE[2]: Huhh???
by Zifre on Wed 23rd Jun 2010 01:28 UTC in reply to "RE: Huhh???"
Zifre
Member since:
2009-10-04

What you're thinking about is the long time dead classic Windows line.

How the heck would old "Windows Classic" (I'm assuming you mean like Windows 3, 95, and 97) not be considered an OS?

As far as I know, being multi-user and network aware are not requirements for being an OS.

Maybe you are talking about Windows 1 and 2, which were mostly just shells on top of DOS? (Though I would still call them OSs.)

Reply Parent Score: 1